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Tottenham vs Newcastle – Match Preview

February 8th, 2013 · 159 Comments

Newcastle fans will get a chance to see just how good the new Newcastle side is tomorrow afternoon, when the lads take on Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane, and in the same fixture last season we were taken apart 5-0 by Harry Redknapp’s side.

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Tags: Match Preview · Newcastle News · Premier League

Pardew – Sissoko Will Find It More Difficult From Now On

February 8th, 2013 · 55 Comments

Moussa Sissoko has shown himself to be a very good player in the two game he has already played for Newcastle United, since his £1.8M move (what an absolute bargain) from Toulouse last month, but opposing Premier League defenses will now be ready for Moussa, and he will find it much more difficult from now […]

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Tags: Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League

Mathieu Debuchy The Real Star At Newcastle – Pardew

February 8th, 2013 · 115 Comments

Mathieu Debuchy arrived in early January from Lille, and the French International has now played four full games for Newcastle,  and it’s fair to say he’s improved in every one of them,  and against Chelsea last saturday, he put in a great performance as part of a stalwart back four, and we had that great picture of Mathieu and Steven Taylor after the game – shown below – […]

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Tags: Mathieu Debuchy · Moussa Sissoko · Steven Taylor · Yoan Gouffran

Pardew – Mapou Breathing Down Steven Taylor’s Neck

February 8th, 2013 · 13 Comments

It’s not a bad strategy by Alan Pardew to show all the new boys a video of what happened when we played at White Hart Lane last February – and we went there to attack Spurs – and we were torn apart and 2-0 down after six minutes and 4-0 down after only 34 minutes, […]

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Tags: Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa · Newcastle News · Premier League · Steven Taylor

Naming Rights Helped Bring Moussa Sissoko To Newcastle

February 8th, 2013 · 11 Comments

The Newcastle Journal has revealed the color coding at Newcastle for the three groups of players we had talked about yesterday – purple are the top players – reds are the developing players like Gael Bigirimana, who are just behind the first team and coming through quickly, and then for the younger group – that […]

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Tags: Contracts · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Any Profits Ploughed Back Into Newcastle – Llambias

February 8th, 2013 · 15 Comments

Derek LLambias has given some exclusive interviews today to the Newcastle Journal, and he talks about some of the financial plans in place for the club – and that there has an effort to keep the wages to revenue (turnover) percentage at or below 60% – it was around 75% when we were relegated – […]

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Tags: Contracts · Financial Fair Play · Financials · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours